On Friday, August 30, NBA star James Harden and Kendrick Lamar traveled to Bethel, Alaska to pay a visit to Bethel Regional High School. Get Schooled, the same organization that made the Compton rapper a principal for a day in Rhode Island, sponsored a competition to improve high school graduation rates, and Bethel came out on top.
Get Schooled Celebrity Ambassador
In partnership with Taco Bell Foundation for Teens and Viacommunity, Get Schooled celebrated the amazing accomplishments of Bethel Regional High School. Hip hop superstar Kendrick Lamar, NBA all star James Harden, Sway along with Greg Creed CEO of Taco Bell joined Get Schooled in Bethel, Alaska. Five years ago, Bethel was named a dropout factory, this year 83% of its graduating seniors went to college!
Salute to Bethel High School. For more information on Get Schooled, visit here. Check out photos from the day’s festivities, which included Q&A’s and plenty of pictures, in the gallery.
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